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Earthquake Risk: Spotlight on the Changing Risk in Oklahoma

What a Difference a Year Makes

Maiclaire Bolton    |    Natural Hazard Risk

Number of Earthquakes M3.0 or Higher Per Year in OK

For nearly the past decade, the growing number of earthquakes in Oklahoma has gained widespread attention. As described in the CoreLogic Insights Blog Earthquake Risk: Spotlight on Oklahoma, it has been...

Understanding the Science Behind Wind Verification Technology

Improvements in Science and Tools Enable Sophisticated Post Storm Response

Daniel Betten    |    Natural Hazard Risk

Hurricane Sandy 2012

Did you know that wind is one of nature’s most difficult hazards to measure? The damage caused from it can potentially go undetected for months, as unlike hail, which can be visually seen and, can often concentrate in the center of severe storms, wind is invisible and depending on geography, can vary widely over small areas. Each year, extreme weather events, including wind, pose a...

Earthquake Risk: Spotlight on Probabilistic Loss Modeling

Loss Estimation Requires More than Hazard Science

Maiclaire Bolton    |    Natural Hazard Risk

Catastrophic risk models and analytics are commonly used by the insurance, reinsurance, financial and mortgage industries to help understand and quantify risk exposed to natural catastrophes including earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, wildfires and hail storms. The first step in developing a view of risk is understanding the landscape of the hazard. For earthquakes, the preferred view of hazard...

Flooding and Damaging Wind Were Most Destructive Natural Hazards in 2016

Annual summary from CoreLogic details 2016 natural hazard events

Tom Jeffery    |    Natural Hazard Risk

Annual Frequency of Billion Dollar Hazard Events in US 1985 - 2015

Download the 2016 Natural Hazard Risk Summary & Analysis.

CoreLogic® analyzes and evaluates the number and severity of natural hazard events that occurred across the U.S....

Earthquake Risk: Spotlight on Canada

What Is ‘The Big One’?

Maiclaire Bolton    |    Natural Hazard Risk

Map of Earthquakes with Magnitude >3 or Near Canada

When assessing earthquake risk in Canada, many commonly refer to ‘The Big One’ that will eventually strike British Columbia (B.C.). But what exactly is ‘The Big One’? Understanding the various earthquakes that can occur, the unique hazards they pose, and the probability, all help to define ‘The Big One’. But it’s not just...

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